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How schools are approaching the concussions crisis proactively

District Administration

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PUBLISHED ON: October 16, 2017

While the increasing number of concussion-related injuries in the NFL—and the player lawsuits that followed—have captured the country’s attention, less attention has been paid to the rise of similar claims coming from high school student-athletes.

The litigation exposes high school districts to an increased risk of class-action lawsuits and significant monetary damages. Schools must determine whether their existing insurance will respond to such liabilities.

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